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The members of Primo Seicento are Doug Sears, cornetto; Bodie Pfost, sackbut; Kate Rogers, baroque violin; Jim Rich, dulcian and bass voice; Anna Seitz Rikli, soprano; Heather Holmquist, soprano; and Margret Gries, organ and director.
Perhaps the best-known example of Flemish dulcian iconography, reproduced in the 5th edition (1954) of Grove's dictionary and in various histories of the bassoon, is Denis van Alsloot's 1616 picture of the part of the Brussels 1615 Ommeganck procession devoted to the religious orders and the clergy (Madrid, Prado).
Three instruments are involved -- a cornett, a dulcian and a trumpet.
The bell, for example, is much longer than normal for a dulcian and is more reminiscent of a bassoon's, but the thumb key one would expect on the upper part of a bassoon is missing.
It is not entirely unexpected to find a bass dulcian portrayed supporting the voices in sacred music.
On the ground near the group lie a bass dulcian (with its crook and wide-tipped reed) and a flat-stayed sackbut.
Indeed, the dulcian corresponds in all aspects to surviving Spanish examples from the same period, including the shape of the bell (see illus-3c).
15) The dulcian featured in three items in the exhibition.
One painting in the collection is particularly striking for the full-length and detailed depiction of the dulcian (see illus.
The violin appears with the dulcian in the previously mentioned 17th-century carving.
They are accompanied by a subtle blend of instruments - viols, organ, lute and dulcian.
uk TUESDAY Syrinx Performing on a wide array of double reed instruments ranging from shawms and dulcians to the oboe and bassoon.
The Dulcians have no weapons, so when the evil Dominators and their robotic minions, the Quarks, invade, the pacifist inhabitants are powerless to resist.
The Dulcians have no weapons, so when the evil Dominators and their robotic minions, the Quarks, invade the tranquil world, the pacifist inhabitants are powerless to resist.
The anonymous author of Der musikalisches Bettlermantel put the book together 'by begging and stealing' details on a variety of musical subjects, including string instruments (particularly the theorbo), cornetts and sackbuts, dulcians, reed making, recorders, even the comb and paper.